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"Turkish" style towel

Yugoslavian (?)
19th–20th century


Object Place: Yugoslavia (?)

Dimensions

42 x 96 cm (16 9/16 x 37 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2043

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Possibly a napkin. An unpatterned cream-colored linen field. At either end repeating in a row are stylized trees on bases alternating irregularly with simple circular and zig-zag motifs. Polychrome silk and some metallic yarns in embroidery and drawnwork. Good condition.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection